Tyler Arboretum encourages you to save the date of Thursday, June 12, 2014 to join us for the 12th Annual Tyler at Twilight Auction. The evening will feature:
  • Silent and live auction
  • Tempting selections from local restaurants
  • Festive garden party attire
The celebration begins at 6:00 p.m. This event is by invitation only. If you would like to receive an invitation, please contact Sally Rogers, Special Events Manager, at 610.566.9134, ext 210 or email her at srogers@tylerarboretum.org.



Presenting Sponsor: EXG_H_SM_4C_PS_361-2

About the Auction

This year’s event includes a silent auction and a live auction, both of which include amazing items to enjoy at work, home or play. Bidding during the silent auction will take place throughout the evening. Enjoy a variety of cuisines from the Philadelphia area restaurants participating in our Restaurant Showcase while browsing multiple tables of goods and services for auction.

Silent Auction

Silent Auction Items


  • Great tickets for Phillies games, including 4 in the Mayor’s Box at Citizens Bank Park
  • Center ice Flyers tickets
  • Penn State Football tickets
  • Signed sports collectibles
  • Private Eagles facility tour
  • Golf outings at area country clubs
  • Learn to Curl Session
  • Spa packages
  • Jewelry and handbags
  • Fine dining at area restaurants
  • Tickets for shows at the Mann Center for the Performing Arts and World Café Live
  • Family outings and memberships
  • Accessories for home and garden
  • …and much, much more!



Live Auction

Live Auction Items

Whether you are looking for a relaxing get-away, a romantic trip or a journey through our country’s iconic history, we have what you are looking for with our exciting selection of live auction items. Perfect for families, friends, couples or individuals!

Secrets Vallarta Bay

sevpv.accommodations.sevpv_pcmaster_swimout_oceanfrontgk-is-337Indulge in a 3-night stay for two at Secrets Vallarta Bay Puerto Vallarta. This all-adult, all-suites resort is located on Mexico’s alluring West Coast and sits on Banderas Bay, just five minutes from downtown Puerto Vallarta and El Malecon. This famous seaside boardwalk is filled with art galleries, boutiques and vibrant night life. All suites have either sea front or garden view with private balcony and private jacuzzi. Guests can select from five top-tier restaurants and enjoy five bars ranging from swim-up to live-music lounges. Must be used within one year of event; blackout dates include Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Presidents Day and Easter.

Click here for more information on Secrets Vallarta Bay Puerto Vallarta.


Now Amber Puerto Vallarta

amber.photos-videos.noapv_lobbyterrace_night_2gk-is-327Or, enjoy a 3-night stay for two at the Now Amber Puerto Vallarta. Additional guests welcome for an additional charge.  Adults can relax and enjoy the beautiful beach, pools, five gourmet restaurants and five lounges, while kids love their own time at the supervised Explorer’s Club.  Must be used within one year of event; blackout dates include Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Presidents Day and Easter.

Click here for more information on Now Amber Puerto Vallarta.



Hot Air Balloon Ride and Champagne Dinner for Two 

F29012958See nature’s glory from a different point of view! Float over Chester County’s fabulous rolling countryside in an incredible hot air balloon ride provided by Air Ventures of Paoli and then top off the day with a delicious champagne dinner for two at Ludwigs Inn of Glenmoore.




Instant Garden Party 

All you need to do is invite your guests and enjoy! Carefree Kanopy will deliver and set up a tent, tables and chairs for 20 people, and D’Ignazio’s Towne House will do the catering ($300 certificate included).

Wine Tree

Raise a Glass! Whether you’re restocking your wine cellar or just starting one, this lot of 40 plus bottles will work perfectly.

Hayride and BBQ Lunch at Tyler

Get the gang together for a unique hayride through Tyler Arboretum. You and 24 friends will enjoy a barbeque lunch provided by Jimmy’s BBQ after this scenic ride. Available weekends during November, 2014. Contact Tyler’s Special Events Manager at 610-566-9134 x210 to schedule; please allow 3 weeks for coordination. Lunch includes 2 racks of ribs, 5 lbs. of pulled pork, 15 drumsticks, 4 lbs. of brisket and assorted sides, plus soda and water.

Don’t forget…this is just a sample of the great items that will be at the 12th Annual Tyler at Twilight Auction! Check back here for updates to the items list between now and June 12.

Enjoy the Restaurant Showcase

The evening will include a variety of delectable cuisines from area restaurants. From pulled pork to seafood, Italian to Indian, Asian to seasonal harvest, we have delicious treats for every palette at our restaurant showcase.



Many generous sponsors help make Tyler at Twilight a successful and enjoyable event. If your organization or business is interested in sponsoring Tyler at Twilight, please contact Jill Liebling, Development Manager, at (610) 566-9134 ext 267 or send an email to jliebling@tylerarboretum.org. To be included in advertising, please submit your sponsorship inquiry by April 18, 2014.

Tyler at Twilight Committee

Tyler at Twilight Committee

Aralisha Newbold, Co-Chair
Craig A. Single, Co-Chair

Linda H. Ciavarelli, D.P.M.
Rick Colbert
Joe Consiglio
Beth Hoppe
Susan Howe
Jelsy Kravatz
Jill Liebling
Jeannie K. Liggett
Laurie Metzger
Sally Rogers
Bill Strine
Trine Vanderwall
Helene Weathers
Tara Wood

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